adenylic acid

noun
ad·​e·​nyl·​ic acid | \ ˈa-də-ˌni-lik- How to pronounce adenylic acid (audio) \

Definition of adenylic acid

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First Known Use of adenylic acid

1894, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for adenylic acid

adenyl "a univalent radical C5H4N5 derived from adenine" (borrowed from German Adenyl, from Adenin adenine + -yl -yl) + -ic entry 1 (as translation of German Adenylsäure)

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The first known use of adenylic acid was in 1894

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“Adenylic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/adenylic%20acid. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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adenylic acid

noun
ad·​e·​nyl·​ic acid | \ ˌad-ᵊn-ˌil-ik- How to pronounce adenylic acid (audio) \

Medical Definition of adenylic acid

: amp

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